There are 7 ways to get from Montevideo to Lugano by plane or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Lugano  •  20h 20m

  1. Fly from Montevideo (MVD) to Lugano (LUG) MVD - LUG

SFr 1011 - SFr 3120

Cheapest option

Fly to Geneva, train  •  25h 5m

  1. Fly from Montevideo (MVD) to Geneva (GVA) MVD - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Zürich HB
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lugano

SFr 586 - SFr 2362

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Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  21h 18m

  1. Fly from Montevideo (MVD) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) MVD - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T1 to Mendrisio

SFr 738 - SFr 2270

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  21h 34m

  1. Fly from Montevideo (MVD) to Milan Linate (LIN) MVD - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano

SFr 734 - SFr 2363

Fly to Zurich, train  •  20h 58m

  1. Fly from Montevideo (MVD) to Zurich (ZRH) MVD - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lugano

SFr 809 - SFr 2332

Fly to Turin, train  •  23h 27m

  1. Fly from Montevideo (MVD) to Turin (TRN) MVD - TRN
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale Station
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano

SFr 896 - SFr 2595

Fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  22h 36m

  1. Fly from Montevideo (MVD) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) MVD - BGY
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano

SFr 785 - SFr 3268

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Montevideo to Lugano is to fly and train which costs $550 - $2,400 and takes 25h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Montevideo to Lugano is to fly which costs $1,000 - $3,200 and takes 20h 20m.

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The distance between Montevideo and Lugano is 11111 km.

It takes approximately 20h 20m to get from Montevideo to Lugano, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Montevideo Airport to Lugano Airport. The quickest flight takes 21h 30m and has two stopovers.

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Lugano is 5h ahead of Montevideo. It is currently 2:12 AM in Montevideo and 7:12 AM in Lugano.

Air France, Air Europa, Iberia and two other airlines offer flights from Montevideo Airport to Lugano Airport.

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There are 4535+ hotels available in Lugano. Prices start at SFr 77 per night.

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The best way to get from Montevideo to Montevideo Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs $1 - $2.

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Map of how to get from Montevideo to Lugano.
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  • Distance: 11110.7 km
  • Duration: 20h 20m

What companies run services between Montevideo, Uruguay and Lugano, Switzerland?

LATAM Chile, Swiss and four other airlines fly from Montevideo to Lugano hourly.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 700 - SFr 2900
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Malpensa via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 700 - SFr 3000
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Malpensa via Madrid, Alicante
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
SFr 750 - SFr 3000
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Malpensa via Madrid, Bilbao
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
SFr 700 - SFr 3000
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Linate via Madrid
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 700 - SFr 2700
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Linate via Sao Paulo, Madrid
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 750 - SFr 3000
Flights from Montevideo to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 700 - SFr 3000
Flights from Montevideo to Zurich via Madrid, Alicante
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 750 - SFr 3100
Flights from Montevideo to Zurich via Sao Paulo, Madrid
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 750 - SFr 2200
Flights from Montevideo to Turin via Madrid
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 800 - SFr 3000
Flights from Montevideo to Turin via Sao Paulo, Madrid
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 850 - SFr 2500
Flights from Montevideo to Turin via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 800 - SFr 3400
Flights from Montevideo to Geneva via Madrid
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 1500 - SFr 4200
Flights from Montevideo to Geneva via Sao Paulo, Madrid
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 1300 - SFr 2500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Bergamo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 950 - SFr 4000
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Bergamo via Madrid, Alicante
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 4100
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Bergamo via Madrid, Marseille
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 900 - SFr 3000
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Bergamo via Madrid, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 4400
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Bergamo via Madrid, Ibiza
Ave. Duration
19h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 950 - SFr 3600
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Bergamo via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 4000
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Bergamo via Madrid, Naples
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 4300
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Bergamo via Madrid, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 4300
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Bergamo via Sao Paulo, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 2900
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Bergamo via Sao Paulo, Madrid
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 2900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Montevideo to Lugano via Sao Paulo, Zurich
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 850 - SFr 3500
Flights from Montevideo to Lugano via Madrid, Zurich
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 3700
Flights from Montevideo to Lugano via Sao Paulo, Madrid, Zurich
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 3100
Flights from Montevideo to Lugano via Madrid, Paris CDG, Zurich
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 3200
Flights from Montevideo to Lugano via Sao Paulo, Frankfurt, Zurich
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 1100 - SFr 3200
Flights from Montevideo to Lugano via Sao Paulo, Paris CDG, Zurich
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 1100 - SFr 3200
Flights from Montevideo to Zurich via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 600 - SFr 2500
Flights from Montevideo to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 700 - SFr 2200
Flights from Montevideo to Geneva via Sao Paulo, Zurich
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 600 - SFr 2500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Montevideo to Lugano via Sao Paulo, Zurich
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 850 - SFr 3500
Flights from Montevideo to Lugano via Madrid, Zurich
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 4300
Flights from Montevideo to Lugano via Sao Paulo, Frankfurt, Zurich
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 1100 - SFr 3200
Flights from Montevideo to Lugano via Sao Paulo, Paris CDG, Zurich
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 1100 - SFr 3200
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Linate via Sao Paulo, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 800 - SFr 3700
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Linate via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 800 - SFr 3700
Flights from Montevideo to Zurich via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 600 - SFr 2500
Flights from Montevideo to Geneva via Sao Paulo, Zurich
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 600 - SFr 2500
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Malpensa via Sao Paulo, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 900 - SFr 4400
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Linate via Sao Paulo, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 900 - SFr 4500
Flights from Montevideo to Zurich via Sao Paulo, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 900 - SFr 4400
Flights from Montevideo to Geneva via Sao Paulo, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 900 - SFr 4500
Flights from Montevideo to Geneva via Sao Paulo, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 4200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Malpensa via Sao Paulo, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 900 - SFr 4400
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Linate via Sao Paulo, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 900 - SFr 4500
Flights from Montevideo to Zurich via Sao Paulo, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 900 - SFr 4400
Flights from Montevideo to Turin via Sao Paulo, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 5500
Flights from Montevideo to Geneva via Sao Paulo, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 900 - SFr 4500
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Malpensa via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 700 - SFr 2200
Flights from Montevideo to Zurich via Sao Paulo, Madrid
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 750 - SFr 2200
Flights from Montevideo to Geneva via Sao Paulo, Madrid
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 1300 - SFr 2500
Flights from Montevideo to Geneva via Sao Paulo, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 1300 - SFr 2500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Bergamo via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Rome
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 750 - SFr 3200
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Bergamo via Sao Paulo, Rome
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 750 - SFr 3200
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Bergamo via Madrid, Rome
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 4200
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 650 - SFr 2200
Flights from Montevideo to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 700 - SFr 2200
Flights from Montevideo to Geneva via Madrid, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 700 - SFr 2300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Montevideo to Milan Linate via Madrid, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 800 - SFr 3300
Flights from Montevideo to Turin via Madrid, London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
SFr 900 - SFr 3700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Montevideo to Turin via Sao Paulo, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 5500
Flights from Montevideo to Geneva via Sao Paulo, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 1000 - SFr 4200
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T1 to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 110
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 150
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 75
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 26 - SFr 35
1st Class
SFr 50 - SFr 75
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 20
Website
Italo Treno

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